The Industrial gases
are group of gases that are specifically manufactured for use in industries. Industrial gases are used in nearly every industrial production process to improve safety, productivity, environmental compliance or product quality.The global Industrial gases for plastics and rubber industry market
has been analyzed with respect to different parameters such as demand, supply, end-users and providers of industrial gases. Report for the market is categorized by gas, supply modes, process and end-use. On the basis of gas, the market has been segmented into nitrogen, carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide and more. It is estimated that nitrogen gas consists the largest market share among these other gases. Nitrogen is used in these industries for the purposes of purging, inerting, sterilizing, tank blanketing and flushing.
The forecast period for this report is taken as 2016-2021. By supply modes the report has been segmented into Cylinders & Packaged Gas, Tonnage and Bulk Supply. Based on process the report has been segmented into injection molding, extrusion, blow molding and foaming. Plastic industry has the largest market and is anticipated to grow in the forecasted period. The overall market is also presented from the perspective of different geographic regions and the key countries in each region. This analysis shows that Americas is the leader in market revenue share in terms of both value and volume and APAC to be the fastest developing market in the forecast period.In 2015 the Industrial gases for plastics and rubber industry market was dominated by five major companies, namely:
- The Linde Group (Germany)
- Praxair Inc. (U.S.)
- Airgas Inc. (U.S.)
- Messer Group (Germany)
- Air Liquide S.A. (France).
These companies have significant presence in the Industrial gases for plastics and rubber industry market with good consumer base. Other players in this market include:
- Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (U.S.)
- Universal Industrial Gases, Inc. (U.S.)
- Yingde Gases Group Co., Ltd. (Hong Kong)
- Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corp. (Japan)
- Novomer Inc. (U.S.).